The Rs 2,000 crore beauty market in India is a buzz and growing at a tangible pace of 15 to 20 percent per annum. The professional market, on the other hand, is growing at a whopping 25 percent. To act as a catalyst, India Salon Pro and Beauty Market India is being held from January 31 to February 1, 2012 at The Renaissance in Powai. An event of mammoth proportions, it is being launched as an ideal podium for strategic and lateral thinking, meetings, exclusive seminars, and agreements. It would, however, build relationship with the key associates, which would be an added advantage.
While India Salon Pro is committed to professional salons and spas, Beauty Market India focuses on the beauty services and cosmetic retail market. With an aim to bring together the finest brands and companies in the industry in their respective segments, both the events will prove to be an eye-opener in terms of breakthrough research in products, technology, and techniques and the trends in vogue.
According to Amitabh Taneja, Chairman & Managing Director, Images Group, “India Salon Pro and Beauty Market India, the twin trade events being held concurrently – one for the professional salons and spas and the other for the beauty service industry and cosmetic retail – present two super charged days packed with conferences, workshops, exhibition, and awards. Bringing together captains of the beauty and wellness industry to understand and exploit the infinite opportunities in one of the world’s fastest growing consumption markets, the events will also throw open ideas and innovations in products and services by some of the world’s/industry’s best brands and retailers.
The brands that form the Italian Pavilion, among several, are Oyster Cosmetics manufacturers of hair color, haircare, and skincare cosmetics; Farmen’s top notch professional brand Vitality’s; Pidielle’s hair color brand Elgo famous for its quality and haircare ingredients; RVB Perfumes; Pool Service; Studex® is the world’s largest manufacturer of ear piercing studs, instruments, and ear piercing supplies.
WAHL India’s brand ambassadors, Vipul Chudasama the winner of New Generation L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2005 India, the Regional and Grand Finalist in L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2006 India, Godrej Colour Soft competition, 2002; Raman Bhardwaj, Director & Head Stylist of AN JOHN, Kolkata’s premier chain of hair salons; Aashish, after graduating from Western Michigan University with Bachelors in Finance, started off managing ‘la femme’ Hair & Beauty Salon; and celebrity hairstylist, Savio John Pereira has always been best described as avant-garde, and with good reason. All these great professionals are going to showcase the latest cuts and color trends for the season.
Cloud 9 is the revolutionary iron and hair straightening brand from UK. Founded by Robert Powls, the brand speaks of a quality and service par excellence. Imperity Professional’s aim and vision is to spread advanced harecare technology to the world, with quality and precision.
Miriam Mathew, President – Spa Division Sohum Spa.
The who’s who of the hairdressing industry will be at the event holding seminars and workshops. Asha Hariharan, Founder Beyond the Fringe and Brand Ambassador, Wella Colors, India, will focus on porcelain brides and along with Samrat Ghosh, a reputed name in Bengali cinema, will present enigmatic hair looks. Besides Asha, there will be celebrity hairstylist Rod Anker, Vipul Chudasama, Ryan D’rozario, Raman Bhardwaj, Dhruv Abichandani, and Savio John Pereira, educating the audience.